29.07.2011 - Oman charts out strategy to become part of expanding Islamic finance industry
“Oman’s move to Islamic finance comes at just the right time as ethical finance gains a foothold around the world. The speakers illuminated a number of key aspects of the industry and question time after each presentation was lively as delegates delved deeper into the topic. We are proud to be supporting the Omani banking industry in this important endeavor,” said Ihab Sahili, Regional Director for International Turnkey Systems. Dr. Mabid Al Jarhi, Head of Training at Emirates Islamic Bank, President of the Interna-tional Association for Islamic Economics and Member of the Shari’a Board on the Dubai Financial Market, stressed the need for creating a fruitful regulatory and legal environ-ment for Islamic finance through creating separate tax and civil laws and financial regulations. (Press Release)